if you shoot from a special line you can get 3 points but if you shoot a layup you get 2 points if your at the free throw line 1 shot is worth 1 point
you get two free throws
Jump shot, layup, and [slam] dunk.
A layup is when you are very close to the basket when you shoot the ball. I would say a player would be 3 feet or less from the basket when they shot a layup.
Hook shot, jump shot and layup.
The most common shot in basketball is a layup.